Service/Procedure Summary

Tubal Ligation is also known as 'getting your tubes tied.' This operation is performed to block off a woman's fallopian tubes to prevent pregnancy.

Consult
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
168 days
Surgery
Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
155 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
168 days
47 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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155 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
77 days
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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126 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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93 days

50%

Community Facility Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
163 days
23 days
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
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Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
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Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Dartmouth
Dartmouth General Hospital
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120 days
Halifax
IWK Health Centre
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Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
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North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
32 days
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
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Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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77 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
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78 days

Wait Times by Surgeon

90%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
27 days
103 days
Yarmouth
84 days
69 days
Yarmouth
50 days
105 days
Bridgewater
111 days
56 days
Sydney
101 days
98 days
New Glasgow
153 days
67 days
Truro
111 days
159 days
New Glasgow
168 days
114 days
Truro
133 days
159 days
Sydney
230 days
148 days
Kentville
321 days
274 days
Kentville
439 days
182 days
Sydney
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124 days
Halifax
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Yarmouth
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156 days
Halifax
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Antigonish
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426 days
Kentville
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Amherst
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Amherst
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Truro
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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144 days

50%

Surgeon Community Consult Wait Time Surgery Wait Time
North Sydney
13 days
42 days
New Glasgow
50 days
25 days
Sydney
25 days
51 days
Yarmouth
51 days
58 days
Yarmouth
38 days
78 days
Bridgewater
84 days
40 days
Truro
78 days
85 days
Sydney
92 days
83 days
Truro
80 days
104 days
New Glasgow
132 days
65 days
Kentville
231 days
106 days
Kentville
204 days
190 days
Sydney
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73 days
Halifax
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Yarmouth
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110 days
Halifax
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Antigonish
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364 days
Kentville
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Amherst
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Amherst
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Truro
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Halifax
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Halifax
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Dartmouth
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81 days

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